Lessons

Which watchOS am I using?

Curious on which watchOS you are using on your Apple Watch? Take a look a this video to see which watchOS you are using and where you can update it using the Watch app on the iPhone.

Getting Around the Apple Watch

Need to learn the basics of getting around your Apple Watch? In this lesson, I look at the basic features of the Apple Watch and how you get around including using the digital crown, viewing the Dock, view your notifications, and more.

Customizing Watch Faces

Want to customize your watch faces you are using including changing the style, color, or even complications? See how you can customize watch faces with the Apple Watch and the Watch app on the iPhone in this lesson.

Adding and Removing Watch Faces

Did you know you could add and remove watch faces on your Apple Watch from both the Apple Watch and the Watch app on the iPhone? Learn how in the lesson from my upcoming Tutor for Apple Watch with watchOS 5.

Managing Apple Watch Apps

Curious on how to manage your apps on your Apple Watch? In this lesson, I look at how to manage apps on the Apple Watch including installing apps, removing apps, viewing your apps in lists view, viewing an app's settings, and more.

Accessing your Apps through the Dock

Need to access a recent app, or save your favorite apps for easy access on the Apple Watch? In this lesson, I look at the Dock on the Apple Watch. The Dock is where we can find our most recent apps we've opened, or we can set it to show our favorite apps.

Accessing and Managing Notifications

Want to learn more about notifications on your Apple Watch? In this lesson, I look at how you view notifications through the Notification Center on the Apple Watch, as well as how to manage your notifications from both the Apple Watch and the Watch app on the iPhone.

Messaging on the Apple Watch

Did you know you could dictate a reply, scribble a reply, or use custom replies in the Messaging app on the Apple Watch? In this lesson, from my upcoming tutorial on the Apple Watch, I look at how you reply to messages and create new messages on the Apple Watch. I also look at the various settings the Messages app has through the Watch app on the iPhone.

Checking Forecasts with the Weather App

In addition to showing you the current temperature, did you know the weather app also shows you a 12-hour forecast for temperature, precipitation, and cloud cover? In this lesson, from my upcoming tutorial on the Apple Watch, I look at the Weather app on the Apple Watch including how to check the hour-by-hour forecast and the 10-day forecast for cities from the Weather app on your iPhone.

Viewing Calendar Events

Did you know the Calendar app on the Apple Watch give you different views for your events and that you could set which calendars you want to see on the Apple Watch? In this lesson, I look at the different ways to view your calendar events on the Apple Watch, as well as the various settings for the Calendar app.

Reading and Creating Mail Messages

Did you know you could check your mail and even create new mail messages on the Apple Watch? In this lesson, from my upcoming tutorial on the Apple Watch, I look at how you view, reply, and create mail messages on the Apple Watch. I also look at a few of the settings including how to set which accounts are shown and the length of the preview shown.

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